AISC Launches Fabricator Sustainability Program to Drive Green Projects

"Few people recognize that structural steel fabricators are the key player for a project's sustainability," said AISC Director of Sustainability and Government Relations Max Puchtel. "A fabricator's procurement responsibility means that their upstream influence is far greater." May 29, 2024

Did You Work on One of the Best Projects in America?

"We are once again looking for your great ideas that highlight specific unique advantages of working with structural steel--things like sustainability, adaptability, cost, speed, reliability, and resilience--while making a lasting impact on the communities they serve," said AISC President Charles J. Carter, SE, PE, PhD. May 24, 2024

American Steel Industry Urges Congress to Reject Anti-Competitive Mass Timber Federal Buildings Act

The letter from steel industry leaders raised substantive concerns about the potential ramifications of this legislation on fair competition, taxpayer value, and sustainability practices within the construction sector. May 20, 2024

Next Version of AISC N690 Available for Limited Public Review

This edition of N690 will supersede the 2018 version, and it is anticipated to be finalized this year. The scope of this public review includes revisions to some requirements for steel-plate composite structural elements as well as an updated provision for quality assurance documentation. May 3, 2024

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